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The Rome Lions Club: Giants Great Carl Banks May 21

Former Giants linebacker Carl Banks will be the guest speaker at the Rome Lions Club’s Legends of the Game event on Tuesday, May 21 here at the Capitol Theatre. The Lions Club’s 16th annual event is scheduled to kick off at 6:00 p.m.

A member of the New York Giants Ring of Honor, Banks was a member of the Giants teams that won Super Bowls XXI and XXV over the Denver Broncos and Buffalo Bills, respectively.

Banks spent the final two years of his NFL career with the Cleveland Browns before retiring after the 1995 season.

Tickets are $30 and children under 12 are admitted free with a parent.

The Legends of the Game event is a major fundraiser for the Rome Lions, whose mission is to serve the needs of the children and adults in Rome.